Jerry L. Halverson, MD, DFAPA, is a board-certified adult psychiatrist with a subspecialty in psychosomatic medicine. He serves as medical director of the FOCUS program, as well as adult services at Rogers Memorial Hospital - Oconomowoc.
Dr. Halverson is a distinguished fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, and has been honored by his colleagues for clinical and leadership excellence. In 2010, he was selected for a "Forward under Forty" award by the University of Wisconsin Alumni Association and also was awarded an American Medical Association Foundation leadership award for outstanding community and peer leadership as an early career physician.
Dr. Halverson is the president of the Wisconsin Psychiatric Association and president-elect of the Wisconsin Medical Society. He has held key leadership positions within professional organizations both locally and nationally. In addition, he has spoken extensively on mental health disorders and advocacy efforts to academic, legislative and community audiences.
Prior to joining Rogers, Dr. Halverson was the medical director of adult psychiatry at Meriter Hospital in Madison and was an assistant professor of psychiatry at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health where he directed the Treatment Refractory Psychiatric Disorders Program.